Entrepreneur Work Permits
If you want to work in Canada, you can apply for an open work permit before entering Canada or obtain an offer of employment from a Canadian employer.
Your employer may need to obtain a positive Labour Market Impact Assessment from Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC). A positive LMIA is an authorization from ESDC that the employer can hire a foreign worker for a particular position and for the duration specified on the Labour Market Impact Assessment.
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